Donnie E. Sherrell, 72, of Joplin, Missouri, passed away Monday, May 21, 2018, at Freeman Hospital in Joplin, Missouri.
He was born in Oxford, Arkansas on January 28, 1946, son of the late Faye A. (Ballard) and Eldridge Sherrell. Donnie spent his life as a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was united in marriage to the late Pat Hatman on December 15, 1967. For more than 40 years, Donnie was an appliance deliveryman for Sears and farmed.
Donnie is survived by his children, Tony Sherrell of Joplin, Missouri, and Kim Steffen, of Carthage, Missouri; grandchildren, Morgan Perry, Colby Sherrell, Blane Steffen, Breanna Steffen; one great grandchild, Daxton Perry and sister, Billie Prewett of West Plains, Missouri.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Pat Sherrell; parents, Eldridge and Faye Sherrell and sisters, Lena Dockins, Joyce Bryant, and Pam Johnson.
Funeral services will be Sunday, May 27, 2018 beginning at 2:00pm with Bro. Tom Doty officiating at Doty Family Funeral Service Chapel in Salem, Arkansas. Interment will follow at Salem Cemetery in Salem, Arkansas. Visitation will be Sunday, May 27, 2018 from 1:00 PM until service time at Doty Family Funeral Service Chapel in Salem, Arkansas.
Pallbearers include: Darrell Ball, Alan Estes, Mark Steffen, Codie Perry, Colby Sherrell and Tony Sherrell
Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral Service of Salem, Arkansas.